Bellaire, Texas Population 2021

19,129
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Bellaire is a city located in Harris County Texas. With a 2020 population of 19,129, it is the 146th largest city in Texas and the 1925th largest city in the United States . Bellaire is currently growing at a rate of 0.41% annually and its population has increased by 13.49% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,855 in 2010. Bellaire reached it's highest population of 19,872 in 1960. Spanning over 4 miles, Bellaire has a population density of 5,318 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bellaire is $280,215 with a poverty rate of 2.25%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,952 per month, and the median house value is $842,700. The median age in Bellaire is 45.4 years, 45.5 years for males, and 45 years for females.

Bellaire Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bellaire was:

  • White: 73.11%
  • Asian: 22.29%
  • Black or African American: 2.76%
  • Two or more races: 1.29%
  • Other race: 0.39%
  • Native American: 0.15%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bellaire, Texas is 19,129 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 18,892.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 16,855.

Bellaire, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,75673.11%
Asian4,19422.29%
Black or African American5202.76%
Two or More Races2431.29%
Some Other Race740.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native280.15%
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Bellaire Population by Race

Bellaire Population Pyramid $2021

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Bellaire Median Age

45.4


Total

45.5


Male

45


Female

Bellaire Adults

There are 13,959 adults, (3,270 of whom are seniors) in Bellaire.

Bellaire Age Dependency

76

Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Bellaire Sex Ratio

Female

9,836

52.28%

Male

8,979

47.72%

Bellaire Population by Age

Bellaire Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bellaire Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married94.6%5.4%
All89.4%10.6%
Female81.6%18.4%
Non Family68.8%31.2%

89.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bellaire Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,7532.7889.4
Married5,1313.1694.6
Non Family1,1751.1568.8
Female3912.781.6
Male562.63100

3.11

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

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Bellaire Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade690.52%
9th to 12th Grade3452.58%
High School Graduate7335.49%
Some College1,1618.69%
Associates Degree4143.10%
Bachelors Degree4,29932.18%
Graduate Degree6,33747.44%
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Bellaire Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bellaire Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White9,1738,9617,149
Asian2,7442,6262,465
Hispanic1,039998722
Black275264231
2+ Races1229081
Other Race352929
Native American2828

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 89.83%.

Bellaire Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$108,068$156,370$70,481
Less Than 9th Grade$$11,591$
High School Graduate$40,605$58,875$16,477
Some College$42,332$53,787$24,974
Bachelors Degree$91,317$111,146$64,252
Graduate Degree$161,094$216,599$105,887

$108,068

Average Earnings

$156,370

Average Male

$70,481

Average Female

Bellaire Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bellaire Language by Age

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Bellaire Language

74.73% of Bellaire residents speak only English, while 25.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 12.97% of the population.

Bellaire Language

Bellaire Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,2272271.86%
Asian4,1941393.31%
Hispanic1,545432.78%
Black516142.71%

2.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.29%

Male Poverty Rate

2.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bellaire

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bellaire is Asian, with 3.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bellaire is White, with 1.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.91%.

Bellaire Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School6.32%
Some College4.04%
Less Than 9th Grade3.23%
Bachelors or Greater2.03%

Bellaire Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed40.00%
Male Employed0.91%
Female Employed0.35%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Bellaire Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bellaire Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$206,734$280,215
Families$235,652$317,934
Married Families$250,000-
Non Families$63,659$98,738
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Income by Household Type

Bellaire Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

72.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

75.1%

Male Marriage Rate

69.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Bellaire Married by Age and Sex

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Bellaire Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Bellaire Marital Status by Race

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Bellaire Marital Status

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656

Number of Veterans

568

Male Veterans

88

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam271
First Gulf War95
Second Gulf War56
Korea53
World War II10

Bellaire Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74188
75+181
55 to 64152
35 to 54116
18 to 3419

Bellaire Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5735.36%
Hispanic645.51%
Asian311.11%
Native American28100.00%
2+ Races108.20%
Other Race719.44%
Black72.44%

Bellaire Veterans by Race

Bellaire Veterans by Education

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3.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bellaire Veterans by Education

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65.3%

Labor Force Participation

64%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Bellaire Employment by Age

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Bellaire Employment by Race

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Bellaire Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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48.08%

Born in Bellaire

78.38%

Native Born

21.62%

Foreign Born

5.28%

Non Citizen

16.34%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

78.38% of Bellaire residents were born in the United States, with 48.08% having been born in Texas. 5.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Bellaire Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202119,129790.41%
202019,050790.42%
201918,971790.42%
201818,892500.27%
201718,842440.23%
201618,7981360.73%
201518,6623001.63%
201418,3624042.25%
201317,9584232.41%
201217,5353141.82%
201117,2212681.58%
201016,9531,3110.81%
200015,6421,8001.23%
199013,842-1,108-0.77%
198014,950-4,059-2.37%
197019,009-863-0.44%
196019,8729,6996.92%
195010,1730.00%

Bellaire Population by Year